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11-26-2013, 03:47 PM
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Originally Posted by thom View Post
You know it took Bernie geoffrian over 40 yrs to have number retired and bouchard almost 60 yrs.We need to be careful who we retire.George Gillette was a good owner and so is Molson but they seem to be retiring too manynumbers maybe itstoo make more money i dont know but its time to stop for now.It will be emotional yrs down the road If Jacques Lemaire number is retired and Guy Lafleur is there to shake his hand and give him a hug.Dont know if it will happen but it would be a good story
I'm no way advocating the retirement of more jerseys. This list is just what it is. A list of the best of the rest.

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Good list. How about Jack Laviolette?
Don't know how to rank him. Frankly, his numbers don't look that great. You'll say different era, which I agree, but then again, while he played for the Habs, it was in the NHA. He only played 1 season in the NHL.

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